COVID Updates

COVID-19 Updates

The Baltimore City Health Department posts updates here about all things COVID-19, including vaccinations, testing,  and the state of the pandemic.

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Information about COVID-19 booster doses


 

Information about COVID-19 booster doses

Booster doses are currently authorized by the FDA and recommended by CDC for all individuals 12 years and older.

Call Center holiday hours

The COVID Call Center will be closed on December 31 and January 1 for the New Year holiday.  Regular hours will resume on Monday, January 3.

Two new COVID-19 testing sites

The Baltimore City Health Department has added two new testing sites: Nomi Health in downtown Baltimore and Accu Reference Medical Lab is in northwest Baltimore on the grounds of the former Public

COVID-19 testing updates for Baltimore City

Due to very high test volumes, tests are taking longer to process. We appreciate your patience as we work to get COVID-19 test results back to you as quickly as we can. We understand the importance

The CDC preferentially recommends individuals receive mRNA vaccines

The CDC preferentially recommends individuals receive mRNA vaccines - Moderna or Pfizer - for the prevention of COVID-19 over the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.